Graeco-Egyptian. <em>Lamp</em>. Terracotta, pigment, 1 11/16 × Diam. 2 3/8 in. (4.3 × 6.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.295. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.295_view01.jpeg)



Medium: Terracotta, pigment

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Dimensions: 1 11/16 × Diam. 2 3/8 in. (4.3 × 6.1 cm)


Accession Number: 16.295

Image: CUR.16.295_view01.jpeg,

Catalogue Description:
Terra cotta lamp (?) in the form of a bowl with two pierced handles. Top closed except for central opening; conventionalized lotus in raised relief decorates top. Conventionalized lotus on base. Condition: General condition good. One handle chipped. Major portion of surface covered with black pigment.

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